The final Bottom 10 teams have experienced many ups and downs — well, many downs and few ups — but most never quit.
Subzero temperatures overnight may have kept people away from an anti-violence prayer rally Saturday, but one participant likened the light turnout to the biblical example of Gideon's small army.
Before Chris Petersen took the job, the unfounded rumor mill linked Bo Pelini to the coaching vacancy at Washington. Compared to Mike Leach at Washington State, Pelini would’ve been “the mellow one.”
Dr. Lee Simmons, former zoo director, said Union Pacific offered to give the vacant building to the zoo in the early 1970s. Free. But the cost of needed repairs "was way more than our annual budget," Simmons said.
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